30 Famous Landmarks in Indiana That Can’t Be Missed Story

By Sara Sabharwal

Introduction

30 Famous Landmarks in Indiana That Can’t Be Missed Story

This list of 30 famous landmarks in Indiana includes natural, cultural, and historical attractions for...

Landmark 1

Cagles Mill Lake

This gorgeous piece of natural scenery is a secret gem in the Hoosier State. Cagles...

Landmark 2

Angel Mounds State Historic Site

Angel Mounds State Historic Site is an archeological wonder and immersive museum experience. You can...

Landmark 3

Children’s Museum of Indianapolis

The Children's Museum of Indianapolis is a world-famous landmark as it is the world's largest...

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Landmark 4

Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site

Originally the home of the 23rd President of the United States, the Benjamin Harrison Presidential...

Landmark 5

Brown County State Park

Are you looking for the perfect spot to see fall colors this year? Then you'll...

Landmark 6

Brookville Lake

Brookville Lake is a wonderful spot to spend a day outdoors. You can find over...

Landmark 7

Indianapolis Zoo

Opened in 1964, the Indianapolis Zoo is home to over 1,000 animals of more than...

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Landmark 8

Broad Ripple Park Carousel

Located on the top floor of The Children's Museum of Indianapolis, the Broad Ripple Park...

Landmark 9

Levi and Catharine Coffin State Historic Site

The Levi and Catherine Coffin House is the former home of the Coffin family. The...

Landmark 10

Indiana Statehouse

Located in the capital city of Indianapolis, the Indiana Statehouse has been the most important...

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Landmark 11

Clifty Falls State Park

Featuring many waterfalls and beautiful forests, Clifty Falls State Park is a must-visit landmark for...

Landmark 12

French Lick Springs Hotel

Constructed in 1845, the French Lick Springs Hotel remains one of the most famous places...

Landmark 13

Indiana Historical Society

The Indiana Historical Society, founded in 1830, is committed to preserving and educating people on...

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Landmark 14

Fort Harrison Inn

Fort Harrison Inn was used as a military officer's home during most of the 1900s...

Landmark 15

Harrison Mansion Grouseland

The Harrison Mansion, also called Grouseland, is a museum set in the home of William...

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Landmark 16

Irvington Historic District

Five miles east of Indianapolis sits the Irvington Historic District. It is one of the...

Landmark 17

Indiana Dunes State Park

Indiana Dunes State Park was established in 1925 after local scientists and ecologists discovered the...

Landmark 18

Dream Lake

While you may think Dream Lake got its name due to its dreamy scenery, it...

Landmark 19

Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum

Calling all classic car enthusiasts: you won't want to miss this impressive one-of-a-kind museum! The...

Landmark 20

Indiana World War Memorial

Another of the significant Indiana monuments found in Indianapolis is the Indiana World War Memorial...

Landmark 21

Indiana State Museum

The Indiana State Museum in downtown Indianapolis features science, history, and culture exhibits. The museum...

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Landmark 22

Indianapolis Motor Speedway

One of the biggest and most well-known car racing stadiums in the United States is...

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Landmark 23

Indiana Dunes National Park

With over 15 miles of beautiful coastline along Lake Michigan, Indiana Dunes National Park provides...

Landmark 24

James Whitcomb Riley Museum Home

The James Whitcomb Riley Museum Home is an Indiana landmark and museum that was home...

Landmark 25

Chain O’Lakes State Park

Chain O'Lakes State Park is literally what the name implies, a chain of connecting lakes...

Landmark 26

Lincoln State Park

The farmland former President Abraham Lincoln grew up on is now called Lincoln State Park...

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Landmark 27

West Baden Springs Hotel

Another renowned hotel located within the French Lick Resort in West Baden Springs Hotel. This...

Landmark 28

Abraham Lincoln Boyhood Home and National Museum

The Abraham Lincoln Boyhood Home and National Museum are built on the soil where Abraham...

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Landmark 29

Clark State Forest

The oldest state forest in Indiana, the Clark State Forest, is a must-visit for nature...

Landmark 30

Newfields

One of the fascinating cultural attractions in Indiana to visit is Newfields. The 152-acre campus...

Conclusion

In Summary

Indiana’s beautiful and unique landscapes attract crowds from all over the United States. Those visiting...

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